Gardner was raised on the west side of Detroit in a musical family. He played piano from the age of six, later taking up trumpet, bass and guitar.."He cites Stevie Wonder, Donny Hathaway, Roy Ayers, Miles Davis, and Freddie Hubbard as favorite artists, and took inspiration from hip hop group A Tribe Called Quest, becoming an MC, and working with Slum Village.
Gardner recorded a demo in his bedroom, called, The Rize, and sold it out of the trunk of his car.He had about 100 copies, which sold out… Show more
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The Tangier has been providing the Akron community with food & entertainment for 3 generations. Whether you're looking to host an event, see a concert in the World Famous Cabaret, or dinner at Bistro 532, the Tangier is your perfect destination!
532 W. Market St.
Akron, OH 44303